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ALASKA ZONE WEATHER FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
459 AM AKST MON MAR 2 2015

SPOT TEMPERATURES AND PROBABILITIES OF MEASURABLE PRECIPITATION
ARE FOR TODAY...TONIGHT...AND TUESDAY.

AKZ101-030300-
ANCHORAGE-
INCLUDING...ANCHORAGE...EAGLE RIVER...INDIAN...EKLUTNA
459 AM AKST MON MAR 2 2015

...STRONG WIND LATE THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH EARLY TUESDAY MORNING
ALONG TURNAGAIN ARM...

.TODAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG IN THE EARLY MORNING. HIGHS
IN THE 30S. VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH. ALONG TURNAGAIN ARM...EAST
WIND 10 TO 25 MPH INCREASING TO 30 TO 45 MPH IN THE LATE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW...RAIN...AND FREEZING
RAIN. LOWS AROUND 30. VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH. ALONG TURNAGAIN
ARM...SOUTHEAST WIND 35 TO 50 MPH. ALONG THE UPPER HILLSIDE...EAST
WIND 10 TO 25 MPH BECOMING SOUTHEAST 25 TO 40 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN
SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON. NO SNOW ACCUMULATION. HIGHS IN
THE MID 30S TO LOWER 40S. VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH BECOMING
SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON...STRONGEST ALONG
SOUTH AND WEST ANCHORAGE. ALONG TURNAGAIN ARM AND HIGHER
ELEVATIONS... SOUTHEAST WIND 25 TO 40 MPH DECREASING TO 15 TO 30
MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING...
THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S
TO MID 30S. VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH EXCEPT EAST WIND 10 TO 25 MPH
ALONG TURNAGAIN ARM.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS
IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S TO LOWER 40S. LIGHT WINDS.
ALONG TURNAGAIN ARM...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 MPH IN THE MORNING
BECOMING LIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS IN
THE 20S.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. HIGHS
IN THE 30S.
.THURSDAY NIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A
CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS IN THE 20S. HIGHS IN THE 30S.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN. HIGHS
IN THE 30S.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW.
LOWS IN THE 20S. HIGHS IN THE 30S.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

ANCHORAGE    33     30     40  /   0     50     60


$$

AKZ111-030300-
MATANUSKA VALLEY-
INCLUDING...PALMER...WASILLA...SUTTON...CHICKALOON
459 AM AKST MON MAR 2 2015

.TODAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG IN THE EARLY MORNING. HIGHS
IN THE 30S. LIGHT WINDS BECOMING EAST TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW AND FREEZING RAIN.
LOWS IN THE MID 20S TO LOWER 30S. EAST WIND 10 TO 25 MPH.
.TUESDAY...SNOW AND RAIN LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN
SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON. LITTLE OR NO SNOW ACCUMULATION.
HIGHS AROUND 40. EAST TO SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 20 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING...
THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE LOWER
TO MID 30S. VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S TO LOWER 40S. LIGHT WINDS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS IN
THE 20S.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. HIGHS
IN THE 30S.
.THURSDAY NIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A
CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 15 TO 25. HIGHS IN THE 30S.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN. HIGHS
IN THE 30S.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS IN THE 20S.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. HIGHS 25 TO 35.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

PALMER       35     29     41  /   0     50     60
WASILLA      34     28     39  /   0     50     60


$$

AKZ121-030300-
WESTERN KENAI PENINSULA-
INCLUDING...KENAI...SOLDOTNA...HOMER...COOPER LANDING
459 AM AKST MON MAR 2 2015

.TODAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG INLAND EARLY THIS MORNING.
A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON. SOUTH OF CLAM GULCH...
A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW IN THE MORNING THEN RAIN LIKELY IN THE
AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S TO LOWER 40S. NORTHEAST WIND TO
15 MPH.
.TONIGHT...RAIN LIKELY. A CHANCE OF FREEZING RAIN INLAND. LOWS
IN THE 30S. NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 MPH EXCEPT EAST 10 TO 25 MPH
AROUND KACHEMAK BAY.
.TUESDAY...RAIN LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S TO MID 40S.
VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING...
THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN
THE LOWER TO MID 30S. LIGHT WINDS.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS. HIGHS AROUND 40. LIGHT WINDS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW.
LOWS 25 TO 35.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. HIGHS
35 TO 45.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS IN
THE 20S.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN. HIGHS IN
THE 30S.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 20S.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. HIGHS
IN THE 30S.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS IN
THE 20S.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN. HIGHS IN
THE 30S.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

KENAI        36     33     40  /  20     60     70
SOLDOTNA     36     32     42  /  20     60     70
HOMER        40     37     43  /  70     70     70


$$

AKZ125-030300-
WESTERN PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
INCLUDING...WHITTIER...SEWARD...GIRDWOOD...MOOSE PASS
459 AM AKST MON MAR 2 2015

.TODAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN IN THE MORNING...
MAINLY ALONG THE COAST...THEN WIDESPREAD SNOW AND RAIN IN THE
AFTERNOON. LOCALIZED SNOW ACCUMULATION LESS THAN 1 INCH...MAINLY
INLAND. HIGHS IN THE 30S. NORTH TO EAST WIND 10 TO 15 MPH EXCEPT
EAST WIND INCREASING TO 15 TO 30 MPH THROUGH PORTAGE VALLEY AND
TURNAGAIN ARM.
.TONIGHT...SNOW AND RAIN. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO 2 INCHES...MAINLY
INLAND AND NORTH OF MOOSE PASS. LOWS IN THE 30S. EAST WIND 5 TO
20 MPH EXCEPT EAST 20 TO 35 MPH THROUGH PORTAGE VALLEY AND
TURNAGAIN ARM.
.TUESDAY...RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE
OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. LOCALIZED SNOW ACCUMULATION UP
TO 1 INCH INLAND. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S TO LOWER 40S. EAST WIND
TO 15 MPH EXCEPT EAST 15 TO 25 MPH THROUGH PORTAGE VALLEY AND
TURNAGAIN ARM.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY. LOWS IN THE 30S. LIGHT
WINDS EXCEPT EAST 10 TO 15 MPH THROUGH PORTAGE VALLEY AND
TURNAGAIN ARM.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. HIGHS
IN THE MID 30S TO LOWER 40S. LIGHT WINDS EXCEPT NORTH 10 MPH NEAR
SEWARD.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW.
LOWS 25 TO 35.
.THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN
AND SNOW. HIGHS 35 TO 45. LOWS 25 TO 35.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS IN THE
20S.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN. HIGHS
IN THE 30S.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW.
LOWS IN THE 20S. HIGHS IN THE 30S.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

SEWARD       39     37     41  /  90    100     80
GIRDWOOD     38     33     40  /  70    100     80


$$

AKZ131-030300-
NORTHEAST PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
INCLUDING...VALDEZ...THOMPSON PASS
459 AM AKST MON MAR 2 2015

.TODAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE 30S. LIGHT WINDS.
.TONIGHT...SNOW DEVELOPING BY LATE EVENING. SNOW ACCUMULATION
1 TO 3 INCHES. LOWS IN THE MID 20S TO LOWER 30S. LIGHT WINDS.
.TUESDAY...SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS IN TOWN...SNOW SHOWERS THROUGH
THE PASS. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO 2 INCHES IN TOWN AND 2 TO 4
INCHES TOWARD THE PASS. HIGHS IN THE 30S. LIGHT WINDS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS AROUND 30. VARIABLE WIND
10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE 30S. VARIABLE WIND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW.
LOWS 25 TO 30.
.THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW
AND RAIN. HIGHS 35 TO 40. LOWS AROUND 30.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 20 TO 25.
.SATURDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW AND
RAIN. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S. LOWS IN THE MID 20S.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN. HIGHS IN
THE MID 30S.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

VALDEZ       37     32     36  /   0     80     80


$$

AKZ135-030300-
SOUTHEAST PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
INCLUDING...CORDOVA
459 AM AKST MON MAR 2 2015

.TODAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. LIGHT WINDS
BECOMING EAST 10 TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...RAIN DEVELOPING DURING THE EVENING. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 30S. EAST WIND 10 TO 25 MPH INCREASING TO 20 TO 35 MPH
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. EAST WIND
20 TO 35 MPH DECREASING TO 10 TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. VARIABLE WIND
10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...RAIN. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. VARIABLE WIND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS 40 TO 45.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
.FRIDAY...RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS AROUND 40.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS
AROUND 30.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS 35 TO 40.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS
AROUND 30.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. HIGHS
35 TO 40.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

CORDOVA      41     37     43  /   0    100     90


$$

AKZ141-030300-
COPPER RIVER BASIN-
INCLUDING...GLENNALLEN...EUREKA...MCCARTHY...PAXSON...SLANA
459 AM AKST MON MAR 2 2015

.TODAY...PARTLY SUNNY. PATCHY FOG. HIGHS IN THE MID 20S TO MID
30S...WARMEST SOUTHEAST OF GLENNALLEN. LIGHT WINDS.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT...MAINLY
ALONG THE MOUNTAINS. LOWS 10 TO 25 ABOVE...WARMEST SOUTHEAST OF
GLENNALLEN. VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE MORNING...THEN
A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. ALONG THE
MOUNTAINS...SNOW LIKELY WITH UP TO 3 INCHES ACCUMULATION. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 30S TO AROUND 40. VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH BECOMING
SOUTHEAST TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS...
EXCEPT RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY SOUTHEAST OF GLENNALLEN. LOWS IN
THE 20S TO AROUND 30. VARIABLE WIND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 20S TO UPPER 30S...WARMEST SOUTHEAST OF
GLENNALLEN. LIGHT WINDS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS IN
THE TEENS.
.THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW.
HIGHS 25 TO 35. LOWS IN THE TEENS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW.
LOWS 5 TO 15 ABOVE. HIGHS 25 TO 35.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 15 TO 25.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. HIGHS 25 TO 35.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

GLENNALLEN   27     15     34  /   0      0     20


$$

AKZ145-030300-
SUSITNA VALLEY-
INCLUDING...TALKEETNA...WILLOW...CANTWELL
459 AM AKST MON MAR 2 2015

.TODAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE MID 20S TO MID 30S. LIGHT
WINDS.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE EVENING...
THEN SNOW LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO 3
INCHES...HIGHEST OVER THE WESTERN VALLEY. LOWS IN THE 20S.
VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...SNOW...BECOMING MIXED WITH RAIN FROM TALKEETNA SOUTH
IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO 2 INCHES EXCEPT 3 TO 5
INCHES NORTH OF TALKEETNA. HIGHS IN THE 30S. LIGHT WINDS BECOMING
SOUTH TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SNOW AND RAIN LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN SNOW
LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE MID 20S TO LOWER 30S. LIGHT
WINDS.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE
MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 30S. LIGHT WINDS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW.
LOWS 15 TO 25.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN. HIGHS
IN THE 30S.
.THURSDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SNOW. LOWS IN THE TEENS. HIGHS 25 TO 35.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

TALKEETNA    35     28     37  /   0     60     80


$$

AKZ171-030300-
KODIAK ISLAND-
INCLUDING...KODIAK CITY
459 AM AKST MON MAR 2 2015

.TODAY...RAIN AND PATCHY FOG. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTHEAST
WIND 15 TO 30 MPH INCREASING TO 25 TO 40 MPH BY LATE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...RAIN IN THE EVENING...THEN SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. EAST WIND 15 TO 30 MPH
SHIFTING TO SOUTH 10 TO 25 MPH DURING THE EVENING.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 40S. SOUTH WIND 10 TO 20 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE MID 30S. LIGHT WINDS.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 40S. VARIABLE WIND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS AROUND 40.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW.
LOWS AROUND 30.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 40.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 30.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS 40 TO 45.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW.
LOWS AROUND 30.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. HIGHS IN THE
MID 30S.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

KODIAK CITY   43     38     43  / 100     80     20


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